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Amy Binning

boat. That the philosophy and religion and cultural values that would lead to these kind of outputs … something was wrong, something was deeply flawed. So that led to an exploration, starting into Asian philosophies. (Interview, 25 August 2016) Ray

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Peter Hervik

technocratic changes were second to cultural values of Danish society. That is to say, the nationalist values and interests take neutral facts about language, culture, and territory and turn them into a narrative with an exaggerated sense of national goodness

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Jack Hunter, Annelin Eriksen, Jon Mitchell, Mattijs van de Port, Magnus Course, Nicolás Panotto, Ruth Barcan, David M. R. Orr, Girish Daswani, Piergiorgio Di Giminiani, Pirjo Kristiina Virtanen, Sofía Ugarte, Ryan J. Cook, Bettina E. Schmidt, and Mylene Mizrahi

subcultures. The analysis suggests numerous antecedents to New Age culture beyond familiar accounts of its core metaphysical propositions such as vitalism and metaphysical disease causation, including a broader cultural valuing of intuition and a belief in the

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Abhishek Choudhary, Rhys Machold, Ricardo Cardoso, Andreas Hackl, Martha Lagace, and Carly Machado

incremental challenges that expose his power's fragility and impermanence (2001: 9–10). “The skill to see beyond the visible phenomenon and to interpret deeper meanings is, then, a culturally valued and highly contested activity, because on it are predicated

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Invisible Veterans

Defeated Militants and Enduring Revolutionary Social Values in Dhufar, Oman

Alice Wilson

tone of kindness, “their culture is different” ( thaqāfat-hum ghair ). If veterans did have a different set of cultural values, in particular in their appreciation of social egalitarianism in the context of Salalah's everyday informal social segregation

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Navigating the Politics of Anxiety

Moral Outrage, Responsiveness, and State Accountability in Denmark

Mette-Louise Johansen

factors that constituted the nature of a moral panic. One of the main factors was the lack of proper governmental responses to the infringement of cultural values and rights (2002: xxi; see also Goodenough 1997 ). In recent years, we have seen brief

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The White Cotton Robe

Charisma and Clothes in Tibetan Buddhism Today

Magdalena Maria Turek

, didactic depiction of a culturally valued progression on the path toward the absolute attainment of liberation and enlightenment, which themselves are also represented by the robe. As an expression of pure charisma, Tsültrim Tarchin performs, at this

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Belonging in a New Myanmar

Identity, Law, and Gender in the Anthropology of Contemporary Buddhism

Juliane Schober

, national, or cultural values. Pointing to the complex challenges people in Myanmar are facing, I also aim to illustrate how an anthropology of Buddhism can account for the agency of ethnic and religious others living in contemporary Theravada contexts

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Eliza Guyol-Meinrath Echeverry

studies of violence ( Farmer 2009 ). Recognizing vulnerability to harm as “the conceptual nexus that links the relationship that people have with their environment to social forces and institutions and the cultural values that sustain or contest them